Where is the Garden of Eden located?

tigris riverNo one knows exactly where the Garden of Eden is located, but it is said to be located in the area of four rivers, Pishon, Gihon, Tigris, and Euphrates in the Middle East.

  • "Now a river flowed out of Eden to water the garden; and from there it divided and became four rivers. 10 The name of the first is Pishon; it flows around the whole land of Havilah, where there is gold," (Gen. 2:9-10).
  • "The name of the second river is Gihon; it flows around the whole land of Cush," (Gen. 2:13).
  • "The name of the third river is Tigris; it flows east of Assyria. And the fourth river is the Euphrates," (Gen. 2:14).
About The Author

Matt Slick is the President and Founder of the Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry.